Web links

HMS Video Channel



HMS Warrior

Mary Rose

About Nelson All about Nelson his life, times, loves and battles.
Admiral Horatio Lord Nelson KB The 1805 Clubs site which unusually is written as Nelsons own home page.

Explosion An award winning visitor experience for all the family on the shores of Portsmouth Harbour, Explosion! tells the story of naval warfare from the day of gunpowder to the Exocet
Frigate Unicorn
His Majesty's Frigate UNICORN, of 46 guns, was built for the Royal Navy in Chatham dockyard, and she was launched in 1824. You can still see the Unicorn in Dundee, Scotland.
HMS Trinocamlee HMS Trincomalee is a Leda Class Frigate built for the British Admiralty in Bombay. She was launched in October 1817 and is the oldest British vessel afloat. You can visit her in Hartlepool, England.
HMS Victory - Official Royal Navy Website The official website of HMS VICTORY which is the oldest commissioned warship in the world, and is still manned by Officers and Ratings of the Royal Navy. She is now the flagship of the Second Sea Lord and Commander in Chief Naval Home Command and lies in No 2 Dry Dock at Portsmouth Naval Base, Portsmouth. England. She was of course Nelsons flagship at Trafalgar.

Letters and Dispatches of Lord Horation Nelson
These on-line editions of Horatio Nelson's dispatches and letters are based directly on the original nineteenth century editions.
Maritime Britain Maritime Britain - the online guide to maritime heritage facilities and organisations in the UK. Details of hundreds of museums, ships, shore side attractions and maritime bodies as well as providing a handy links page and an interesting almanac of notable historical events.
Nelson Galleries at the National Maritime Museum Details of the galleries dedicated to Nelson at the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich.

Nelson Society Home page of the Nelson Society. Within this website you will find the story of the life and times of Lord Nelson and those most closely associated with one of the greatest sea-officers in history.
Royal Naval Museum - Portsmouth Located in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England, historic home of the Royal Navy, this is the Museum of Britain’s Senior Service. The new exhibitions include - Horatio Nelson: The Hero & The Man, The Sailing Navy and HMS Victory & the Battle of Trafalgar

Trafalgar Roll - Officers and People at Trafalgar 
This information has been compiled from a long list of the awards made to the seamen who fought in the various Royal Navy ships under the Command of Admiral Lord Nelson at the Battle of Trafalgar on 21st October 1805.

victory yawl 2 470 Stirling & Son build a yawl for HMS Victory

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General Interest Sites

Sailing Navy 

Captain Cook Society 
HMS Victory 1805 Cutter - Victory's cutter recreated

His Britannic Majesty's Frigate Richmond living history Ship's Company 
The Royal Marines Museum 
Ship's Company
Sons Of the Mars
Travels with the Rose
Tall Ship Bounty 

Books and Nautical Fiction

Country Books Direct
Quiller Publishing
Greenhill Books 
Julian Stockwin.com - home of Kydd 
Patrick O'Brian Home Page

Napoleonic Wars and War of 1812

33rd Foot

Fort Erie War of 1812 Home Page
Marine Detachment 1812 - USS Constitution 
The Napoleon Guide.com 
Napoleonic Society
The Napoleonic Wars Collection
60th Rifles 
95th Rifles 
USS Constitution Official Home Page
The War of 1812 Website

Regency and 18th Century

Cupidity - The Regency Collection
Eighteenth-Century Resources
Jessamyn's Regency Costume Companion
Patchworks - reproduction fabrics

Ancestors and Relatives Search

        Forces Reunited 

Maritime - General

The Golden Hind 
Journal for Maritime Research

Mary Rose Home Page
Marine Society
 Navy News 

Portsmouth Historic Ships
Royal Naval Patrol Service
Scottish Institute of Maritime Studies 
Songs of the Sea - a comprehensive database of sea shanties 
Square Sail - The Masters of Maritime History
Staffordshire at Sea 

The National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Working Sail - builders of traditional wooden pilot cutters

Maritime - Collectibles and Antiques Supplies

Culpepper Nautical - "The largest wholesale supplier of authentic nautical antiques, lighting and decor"
Art Marine - nautical prints by Geoff Hunt
Castle Navigation - Brass Sextants, Compasses, Telescopes and Nautical Instruments
British Marine and Yachting Books for Sale, Warsash Nautical Bookshop
Brown, Son and Ferguson Ltd - Maritime book suppliers
Jonesport Nautical Antiques Master Page

Old Nautibits - Nautical and Maritime Collectables/Antiques 
Sea gifts.com (Nautical Gifts. Globes. Ship, Boat Models)

Stanley London - Brass Sextants and Nautical Instruments
Trinity Marine - Nautical Antiques and Collectables

Maritime - Navigation and Chronometers


Maritime - Sailing

Re-Enactment - General


Jane Austen